Tyree honors black history at UNCG

In celebration of Black History Month, Omar Tyree gave college students something more to hold onto, other than the usual drama of an African-American novel, with his speech “Pop culture vs. Intellectual culture” at UNCG.

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Al-Bashir worships by way of satellite

DETROIT -In a show of Islamic and black unity, members of the Nation of Islam and other Muslims prayed together and preached a message of solidarity on the first day of the Nation’s annual convention in Detroit.The gathering featured a talk via satellite by the controversial President of Sudan, Omar Al-Bashir.

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Fake Fraternalism

I was absolutely thrilled to read Dominic Hunter’s column on the Kappa Alpha Psi hazing case (read left), mainly because it’s so rare that you get an opportunity for insight into the warped and illogical thought processes that make hazing such an insidious part of the African American fraternal experience.

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Louisville’s Okoye ready for the NFL at age 19

INDIANAPOLIS – Amobi Okoye’s mother was a school principal back in Nigeria, and couldn’t find anyone she trusted to take care of her 2-year-old son. So she just took him to work with her.

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HOME SCHOOLED

Rob Johnson and Tavarus Alston were born and raised right here in Greensboro and are fresh off their first tour of duty in the MEAC. The only freshmen on the Aggies teamare looking forward to their first MEAC tournament and bigger roles with the team next season.

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AggieOne card, denied

What happens when you have eaten all the café food your stomach could possibly handle? Most on-campus residents resort to using flex dollars as another alternative.

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Aggies discuss blacks’ future

Faculty and students gathered for a panel discussion on the state of the black community, present and future.

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Kappas didn’t deserve punishment for hazing

When athletes get injured at practice, are the players allowed to sue the team?When drug dealers have a sour deal and it results in one party not getting what was intended, is that party allowed to press charges?

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